Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 264 389 537
Rank change year-on-year +125 +148 +294
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 1,710 1,329 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.27% 0.82% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.20% 2.08% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,249 813 591
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - +2.69%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,950 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% - +1.56%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 53,399 63,917 66,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.55% 39.31% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40,336 49,161 51,896
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,688 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in England

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Public Cloud in England.

Salary trend for Public Cloud in England

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in England

Public Cloud
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Cloud within the England region over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +76 773 £75,000 +3.45% 90
South East +101 348 £67,500 +8.00% 52
North of England +98 217 £52,500 +5.00% 43
Midlands +114 207 £62,500 +0.81% 26
West Midlands +59 119 £65,000 +4.84% 16
North West +76 101 £60,000 +9.09% 33
Yorkshire +39 98 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South West +50 88 £52,000 -13.33% 16
East Midlands +89 81 £62,500 -16.67% 10
East of England +12 54 £53,750 -17.31% 10
North East +24 18 £45,000 +22.45% 2
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT jobs citing Public Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 1,119 (65.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1,073 (62.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 734 (42.92%) DevOps
4 645 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
5 613 (35.85%) Linux
6 551 (32.22%) Python
7 534 (31.23%) Microsoft
8 473 (27.66%) Docker
9 467 (27.31%) Windows
10 420 (24.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 415 (24.27%) Ansible
12 381 (22.28%) Data Centre
13 352 (20.58%) Puppet
13 352 (20.58%) Java
14 346 (20.23%) Opscode Chef
15 342 (20.00%) Kubernetes
16 321 (18.77%) VMware
17 309 (18.07%) Finance
18 293 (17.13%) Jenkins
19 291 (17.02%) Google
20 282 (16.49%) IaaS
21 281 (16.43%) Migration
22 263 (15.38%) Presales
23 262 (15.32%) Terraform
24 256 (14.97%) Active Directory
24 256 (14.97%) PaaS
25 250 (14.62%) SaaS
26 247 (14.44%) SQL
26 247 (14.44%) Infrastructure as Code
27 245 (14.33%) Hybrid Cloud

Public Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 77 (4.50%) Apache
2 71 (4.15%) Tomcat
3 60 (3.51%) OpenStack
4 47 (2.75%) Apache Spark
5 42 (2.46%) Confluence
5 42 (2.46%) IIS
6 35 (2.05%) MS Exchange
7 28 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 27 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (1.23%) Hyperledger
10 16 (0.94%) Skype for Business
11 14 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (0.76%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.58%) Apache Solr
13 10 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.53%) JBoss
15 8 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.41%) SAS
17 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.12%) HipChat
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 34 (1.99%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (0.47%) SAP GRC
4 7 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.058%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.058%) Magento
6 1 (0.058%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.058%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.058%) SAP IBP
6 1 (0.058%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1,119 (65.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1,073 (62.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 420 (24.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 282 (16.49%) IaaS
5 256 (14.97%) PaaS
6 250 (14.62%) SaaS
7 199 (11.64%) Office 365
8 148 (8.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 90 (5.26%) OpenShift
10 73 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
11 72 (4.21%) Serverless
12 67 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
13 65 (3.80%) Amazon S3
14 56 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
15 53 (3.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 46 (2.69%) IBM Cloud
16 46 (2.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 45 (2.63%) Amazon ECS
18 41 (2.40%) GitHub
19 38 (2.22%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 189 (11.05%) Firewall
2 120 (7.02%) WAN
3 100 (5.85%) DNS
4 98 (5.73%) LAN
5 97 (5.67%) TCP/IP
6 94 (5.50%) VPN
7 66 (3.86%) SAN
8 58 (3.39%) DHCP
9 56 (3.27%) Network Security
10 45 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
11 42 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
11 42 (2.46%) Internet
12 39 (2.28%) VoIP
13 38 (2.22%) MPLS
14 31 (1.81%) Wireless
15 29 (1.70%) PABX
16 28 (1.64%) BGP
16 28 (1.64%) HTTP
17 25 (1.46%) Cisco Firepower
17 25 (1.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.98%) MySQL
3 60 (3.51%) Big Data
4 56 (3.27%) Amazon RDS
5 55 (3.22%) Hadoop
5 55 (3.22%) NoSQL
6 48 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 45 (2.63%) DB2
7 45 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 35 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 34 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
11 28 (1.64%) Blockchain
12 27 (1.58%) Power BI
12 27 (1.58%) Relational Database
13 19 (1.11%) BigQuery
13 19 (1.11%) HBase
13 19 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 293 (17.13%) Jenkins
2 198 (11.58%) Git (software)
3 79 (4.62%) TeamCity
4 72 (4.21%) JIRA
5 71 (4.15%) Bitbucket
6 65 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
7 48 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 38 (2.22%) GitLab
10 35 (2.05%) Visual Studio
11 34 (1.99%) CircleCI
12 33 (1.93%) MSI
13 31 (1.81%) Maven
13 31 (1.81%) Selenium
14 30 (1.75%) git-flow
15 29 (1.70%) RSpec
16 28 (1.64%) Codeship
17 23 (1.35%) JMeter
18 16 (0.94%) GoCD
19 15 (0.88%) Cucumber
General
1 309 (18.07%) Finance
2 106 (6.20%) Retail
3 94 (5.50%) Banking
4 63 (3.68%) Marketing
5 43 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 42 (2.46%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.46%) Law
8 23 (1.35%) Billing
9 14 (0.82%) Advertising
10 11 (0.64%) Legal
11 10 (0.58%) Automotive
11 10 (0.58%) Back Office
12 9 (0.53%) Electronics
13 7 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.29%) Games
15 3 (0.18%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.18%) Local Government
16 2 (0.12%) Publishing
16 2 (0.12%) Social Science
17 1 (0.058%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 429 (25.09%) Architect
2 256 (14.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 208 (12.16%) Cloud Engineer
4 190 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 157 (9.18%) Solutions Architect
6 153 (8.95%) Consultant
7 120 (7.02%) AWS Engineer
8 109 (6.37%) Developer
9 96 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 86 (5.03%) Technical Architect
11 80 (4.68%) Azure Architect
12 77 (4.50%) Cloud Consultant
12 77 (4.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 73 (4.27%) AWS DevOps
14 71 (4.15%) Software Engineer
15 65 (3.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 56 (3.27%) Linux Engineer
17 55 (3.22%) Senior DevOps
18 53 (3.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
19 50 (2.92%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (11.40%) Web Services
2 128 (7.49%) Node.js
3 97 (5.67%) .NET
4 74 (4.33%) JSON
5 64 (3.74%) Spring
6 62 (3.63%) Elastic Stack
7 56 (3.27%) OAuth
8 52 (3.04%) REST
9 51 (2.98%) HTML
10 46 (2.69%) SAML
11 44 (2.57%) RESTful
12 34 (1.99%) Spring Cloud
13 29 (1.70%) Akka
13 29 (1.70%) HTML5
14 26 (1.52%) AngularJS
14 26 (1.52%) scikit-learn
14 26 (1.52%) Swagger
15 25 (1.46%) ASP.NET
15 25 (1.46%) Middleware
16 24 (1.40%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 381 (22.28%) Data Centre
2 245 (14.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 184 (10.76%) Private Cloud
4 150 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (4.33%) Virtual Team
7 65 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
8 64 (3.74%) Management Information System
9 60 (3.51%) Cloud Native
10 59 (3.45%) Algorithms
11 54 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
12 47 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
13 36 (2.11%) Replication
14 34 (1.99%) PKI
15 30 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
16 27 (1.58%) Blog
17 26 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
17 26 (1.52%) User Experience
18 18 (1.05%) CMDB
19 15 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 613 (35.85%) Linux
2 467 (27.31%) Windows
3 151 (8.83%) Windows Server
4 141 (8.25%) Unix
5 48 (2.81%) CentOS
6 47 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (2.34%) Ubuntu
10 32 (1.87%) Windows 10
11 28 (1.64%) Windows 7
12 16 (0.94%) Android
13 14 (0.82%) Debian
13 14 (0.82%) Mac OS
13 14 (0.82%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.76%) Solaris
15 12 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
17 7 (0.41%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 734 (42.92%) DevOps
2 645 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (16.43%) Migration
4 263 (15.38%) Presales
5 247 (14.44%) Infrastructure as Code
6 216 (12.63%) Configuration Management
7 215 (12.57%) ITIL
8 195 (11.40%) Software Engineering
9 184 (10.76%) Microservices
10 170 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
11 168 (9.82%) Project Management
12 166 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
13 165 (9.65%) Open Source
14 140 (8.19%) Mentoring
15 138 (8.07%) Computer Science
16 133 (7.78%) Artificial Intelligence
16 133 (7.78%) Test Automation
17 130 (7.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 130 (7.60%) Scrum
18 129 (7.54%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 551 (32.22%) Python
2 352 (20.58%) Java
3 247 (14.44%) SQL
4 231 (13.51%) Bash Shell
5 219 (12.81%) Ruby
6 210 (12.28%) PowerShell
7 141 (8.25%) JavaScript
8 128 (7.49%) C#
9 115 (6.73%) Perl
10 101 (5.91%) Go
11 69 (4.04%) C++
12 52 (3.04%) PHP
13 51 (2.98%) Scala
14 47 (2.75%) C
14 47 (2.75%) Shell Script
15 32 (1.87%) Groovy
16 10 (0.58%) Clojure
16 10 (0.58%) PL/SQL
17 9 (0.53%) R
18 6 (0.35%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 239 (13.98%) Degree
2 115 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 113 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (4.62%) AWS Certification
5 61 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 50 (2.92%) CCNA
8 47 (2.75%) MCSE
9 43 (2.51%) CCNP
10 42 (2.46%) SC Cleared
11 36 (2.11%) Master's Degree
12 35 (2.05%) MCSA
13 31 (1.81%) CISSP
13 31 (1.81%) TOGAF Certification
14 30 (1.75%) RHCE
15 19 (1.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 18 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 15 (0.88%) PhD
18 14 (0.82%) CREST Certified
19 13 (0.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.33%) SLA
2 52 (3.04%) GDPR
3 49 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (2.46%) QA
5 26 (1.52%) NIST
6 21 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 20 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 19 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.70%) PMO
10 10 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 8 (0.47%) ISO 22301
12 7 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
12 7 (0.41%) ISO 31000
12 7 (0.41%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.41%) NCSC
13 6 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 4 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
15 3 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 2 (0.12%) GAMP
16 2 (0.12%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 473 (27.66%) Docker
2 256 (14.97%) Active Directory
3 222 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 174 (10.18%) Hyper-V
5 82 (4.80%) Virtual Machines
6 51 (2.98%) XenApp
7 50 (2.92%) vSphere
8 34 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (1.70%) XenDesktop
10 26 (1.52%) VMware NSX
11 25 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
13 13 (0.76%) Ceph
13 13 (0.76%) KVM
14 12 (0.70%) vCloud
15 10 (0.58%) LXC
15 10 (0.58%) NFS
16 9 (0.53%) Firmware
17 8 (0.47%) Terminal Services
18 7 (0.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 415 (24.27%) Ansible
2 352 (20.58%) Puppet
3 346 (20.23%) Opscode Chef
4 342 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 262 (15.32%) Terraform
6 84 (4.91%) Salt
7 72 (4.21%) Packer
8 54 (3.16%) Prometheus
9 46 (2.69%) SCCM
10 45 (2.63%) vCenter Server
11 43 (2.51%) Nagios
12 37 (2.16%) Consul
13 29 (1.70%) CFEngine
13 29 (1.70%) IBM BigFix
14 28 (1.64%) Icinga
15 24 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
15 24 (1.40%) SCOM
16 20 (1.17%) ZABBIX
17 18 (1.05%) Graphite
18 17 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 534 (31.23%) Microsoft
2 321 (18.77%) VMware
3 291 (17.02%) Google
4 163 (9.53%) Cisco
5 125 (7.31%) Citrix
6 117 (6.84%) Oracle
7 104 (6.08%) IBM
8 67 (3.92%) Atlassian
8 67 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 67 (3.92%) SAP
9 48 (2.81%) Dell
10 45 (2.63%) HP
11 44 (2.57%) WorldPay
12 36 (2.11%) Aruba
13 34 (1.99%) NetApp
14 31 (1.81%) Splunk
15 29 (1.70%) Spotify
16 28 (1.64%) Juniper
17 25 (1.46%) Meraki
18 24 (1.40%) New Relic